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Pursuing excellence: IU School of Medicine student publishes glioblastoma discovery

Victoria Sanchez, second-year medical student on the West Lafayette campus, recently published a first-author paper in Scientific Reports presenting critical research about one of the most aggressive types of cancer - glioblastoma.

Susanna Scott  |  Oct 06, 2020

MD Student News

IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Cultural differences are central to understanding why health care disparities persist in Indiana and throughout the United States, affecting many people in the Hispanic/Latino population. This is the first installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Each year, National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

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IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month: MD Student Sydney Rivera shares her experiences

This is the second installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Each year, National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15, celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Sydney Rivera, Class of 2022, shares how her heritage and cultural learning experiences are influencing her career path in medicine.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

MD Student News

IU School of Medicine celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month: Christian Arce Guzman shares his experiences as a Cuban immigrant

This is the third installment in a series of blog posts to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Christian Arce Guzman, Class of 2023, shares how his experience as a Cuban immigrant contributes to his future career as a physician.

Laura Gates  |  Sep 21, 2020

MD Student News

Running toward the fire – IU School of Medicine student, combat veteran honored as Tillman Scholar

Guadalupe Jimenez remembers sitting in her guidance counselor’s office in Long Island, New York, discussing her plans for college, when the news broke that the twin towers had been hit on Sept. 11, 2001. Jimenez, a high school senior at the time, was considering applying to nursing school.

Susanna Scott  |  Jul 07, 2020

North Central Indiana Mental Health Summit
Drug overdoses and addiction impact Americans across geographic and socioeconomic lines. Learn more about addiction, including how it impacts healthcare workers, in the 2020 Mental Health Summit.

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West Lafayette Campus News

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04 Dec

Dec 04 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Medicine Grand Rounds


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15 Dec

Dec 15 4:00pm

COVID-19: Impacts and Implications From a Clinical Perspective
Dr. Graham Carlos will share some COVID cases, including lung scans and chest x-rays, as well as speaking on the impact that the COVID pandemic has had on the overall care of patients.

https://iu.zoom.us/j/84021998722

18 Dec

Dec 18 12:00pm - 1:00pm

MGR Internal Medicine
Presenter: Rachel Morgan

Topic: Endocrine Causes of Resistant HTN or Cushings

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15 Jan

Jan 15 12:00pm - 1:00pm

MGR Internal Medicine
Presenter: Serena Spudich, M.D.

Topic: Neurologic Injury in HIV: The stage is set in acute infection…with relevance to SARS-CoV-2

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22 Jan

Jan 22 12:00pm - 1:00pm

MGR Internal Medicine
Presenter: Sylk Sotto

Topic: MLK Week: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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28 Jan

Jan 28 12:00pm

Lessons Learned from COVID-19 Affecting Communities of Color
Systemic inequities contribute to many people from racial and ethnic minority groups having an increased risk of getting sick and dying from COVID-19.

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05 Mar

Mar 05 12:00pm - 1:00pm

MGR Internal Medicine
Presenter: Sylk Sotto

Topic: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Series- Women’s History Month

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25 Mar

Mar 25

LGBTQ Health Care Conference 2021

Designed for health care professionals, trainees, community members and other allied providers who seek to understand the unique health considerations in the LGBTQ population.

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26 Mar

Mar 26

LGBTQ Health Care Conference 2021

Designed for health care professionals, trainees, community members and other allied providers who seek to understand the unique health considerations in the LGBTQ population.

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